CVE-2006-1695

Properties

Published:
10.04.2006
Updated:
17.10.2006
Patch available:
Severity:
Low
  • CVSS vector:
    (AV:L/AC:H/Au:NR/C:N/I:P/A:N/B:N)
    Product:
    fbida: fbida
    fbida: fbida
    fbida: fbida

    Vulnerability description

    The fbgs script in the fbi package 2.01-1.4, when the TMPDIR environment variable is not defined, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on temporary files in /var/tmp/fbps-[PID].

    References:

    http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=361370: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=361370
    FRSIRT: http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1281
    SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/19559